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Niagara Falls Knowledge Quiz

Easy to hard facts about the Niagara Falls 15 Questions.

 
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The Niagara Falls lie on which international border?

  • USA and Canada
  • USA and Mexico
  • Venezuala and Guyana
  • Zambia and Zimbabwe

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Which river are the Niagara Falls located on?

  • Ottawa River
  • Mississippi River
  • Colorado River
  • Niagara River

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How tall are the Niagara Falls?

  • 43m (141 ft)
  • 51m (167 ft)
  • 102m (335 ft)
  • 151m (495 ft)

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The Niagara Falls has two islands in the middle of it; Luna Island and what other?

  • Niagara Island
  • Solar Island
  • Buffalo Island
  • Goat Island

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What are the names of the three individual falls that together make up the Niagara Falls?

  • Horseshoe, American and Canadian
  • Horseshoe, American and Bridal Veil
  • Nia, Gara and American
  • Bridestone, Niagara and Little

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The first person to go over the Niagara Falls in a barrel, Annie Edson Taylor, had what profession?

  • Gymnast
  • Nurse
  • Pilot
  • Teacher

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What is the name of the American-run tourist boat that takes visitors to the foot of the Niagara Falls?

  • Lady Niagara
  • Maid of the Mist
  • Hornblower Cruises
  • Queen Victoria

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The movie 'Niagara' starred which actress?

  • Marilyn Monroe
  • Audrey Hepburn
  • Grace Kelly
  • Elizabeth Taylor

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Which of these animals have NOT been over the Falls?

  • Buffalo
  • Turtle
  • Horse
  • Bear

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Which record does the Niagara Falls hold?

  • Tallest waterfall in the world
  • Widest waterfall in the world
  • Highest flow rate
  • None of these

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What type of rock is present at the Niagara Falls?

  • Sedimentary
  • Igneous
  • Metamorphic
  • All of the above

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Why is the water so green at the Niagara Falls?

  • High levels of algae upriver
  • High levels of erosion
  • Trick of the light as water falls over the edge
  • It is actually blue

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What percentage of fish that go over the falls survive?

  • 1%
  • 10%
  • 50%
  • 90%

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Which water system can ships use to bypass the Niagara Falls?

  • Suez Canal
  • Welland Canal
  • Whirlpool rapids
  • They can't

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Which of these craft have people NOT attempted to go over the falls in?

  • Kayak
  • Rubber ball
  • Jet-ski
  • Surf-board

 

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